Any royal event is a reason for celebration, but a future king makes us all go gaga. I think Americans buy into this even more so than many Brits because it is something we do not have and not as easily accessible. I myself am guilty of hoarding magazines.
The birth of Prince of Cambridge this past July had the entire world watching. Every monumental occasion calls for memorabilia. There is lots of Royal Baby memorabilia out there too. Some clever, some ugle, some $25,000 and then some I simply adore. Here are a few of my favorites (many items pictured are part of collections so other pieces are available):
Now, if only a Wedgewood Peter Rabbit plate would magically appear I would be a happy camper. I guess my Prince William version from 1982 will have to do.